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Post by fynniex on Sat 01 Dec 2018, 20:14

Hi,
I just installed Sims 4 from you guys with almost all the expansion packs. Everything works beautifully. I'm having no issues. But I'd like to have custom content in my game. With Sims 4  installed from Origin, I was able to move the custom content files into a folder called 'Mods' and they would appear in the game. But the folder hierarchy for Sims 4 from here is different. How can I go about installing mods, i.e getting them into my game? 

Thank you in advance.

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Post by Phoenixia on Sat 01 Dec 2018, 20:33

I'm not a staff person here, but when I install mods I just dump them into the mods folder under:

My computer / Local Disk C: / Users / [Username] / My Documents / Electronic Arts / The Sims 4 / Mods

That's for .package and script mods.  For Sims households and lots etc that would be under the same direction but in the /Tray folder

It's the same folder the origin game would create as well for save games, mods and tray items.  You have to load up the game at least once and it will automatically create that folder.
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Post by fynniex on Sat 01 Dec 2018, 21:32

Thanks! That's exactly what I  needed.

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Post by The_gh0stm4n on Wed 05 Dec 2018, 17:04

@Phoenixia wrote:I'm not a staff person here, but (...)


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